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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. -07/06/1843 Cattaraugus County, New York. d. 01/05/1916 Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 12/05/1864 Spotsylvania, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Brevet Major in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private in Company D, 8th Ohio Infantry for action on May 12, 1864 at Spotsylvania, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WOOD NATIONAL CEMETERY, MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN.

Section 20, Grave 256

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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